A single speed camera in Birmingham caught almost 5,000 motorists in just a month, the Birmingham Mail can reveal.

The site on Bristol Road between Priory Road and Speedwell Road clocked an incredible 4,889 drivers going too fast.

The Mail can today reveal the information after being locked in a battle with West Midlands Police.

Reported by the Birmingham Mail. You can read the full story here. 

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